The Academic Success Center opened in Fall 2016 to to create a collaborative and empowering, student-centered environment that promotes self-advocacy, self-reflection, community-building, wellness, and overall success. It is our goal to be a hub for innovative programming that aims to explore, support, and address specific student needs.
The Academic Success Center Faculty Liaisons collaborate with the Office of Undergraduate Studies staff, the Academic Success Center staff, and student assistants. The Faculty Liaisons provide leadership in developing and implementing data-informed, discipline-specific programming and opportunities for students.
As of spring 2017 five faculty liaisons joined the ASC team. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to review their bios and connect with them.
The Cougar Care Network is CSUSM’s early alert initiative to improve student success, retention, and persistence. Through early alert referrals from campus community members, CCN serves as a safety “net” to assist students who may be experiencing challenges inside or outside of the classroom.
The CSUSM Faculty Center offers a number of resources for faculty, including:
The Academic Success Center aims to be a center for innovative programming targeting a specific academic need. If you have an academic program idea, we'd like to partner with you! If you would like to use the ASC space for your academic event, please complete the following form. We aim to review all requests and provide responses as soon as possible. Questions may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
1. The ASC does not have the capacity to accommodate regularly scheduled courses.
2. The ASC includes six study rooms (two rooms can accommodate up to 10; four rooms accommodate up to 5) as well as our main space that can accommodate up to 32 individuals. All six study rooms include audio/visual capabilities.